Updated 17 March 2020
EduCare is the UK's leading provider of online safeguarding and duty of care training. Their courses cover child protection, health and safety, fire safety, first aid, safeguarding vulnerable adults, and more. Details for each course and a GDPR statement are at the bottom of this page. Each course is independently verified for CPD and personalised downloadable certificates mean you have evidence for your learning.
ASTO is promoting these courses to assist our member organisations in attaining the highest standards. We are offering a range of courses; any or all of them can be taken for one price of £10. Courses bought now expire on 14th March 2021. If you wish to complete courses after this date you will need to re-register and pay again. Please refer to the PDF files at the end of this web page for details of the individual courses.
If you are not a member of ASTO but involved in Sail Training please contact us to see if there is any course availability.
"Educare for Sport Programme" - overview of the package of courses available, details of individual courses below. Courses most relevant to Sail Training volunteers are marked with *
• Safeguarding Young People* - preferred to 'Child Protection' course by some ASTO members
HEALTH AND SAFETY - these courses are a good introduction but may not comply with MCA or RYA requirements. Please contact ASTO for details.
DATA PROTECTION & GOVERNANCE
• Practical Guide to the GDPR
To enable access to your online courses we need to share some of your personal data with Educare, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course(s). More details are in ASTO's GDPR policy and in the Educare GDPR Statement.